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Journey to Nara 2018: Prizefight Edition

So this morning, instead of heading to Hiroshima(because our rail passes won’t get us there), we zipped over to Nara instead.  The city is well-known for the wild deer that are used to humans and will bow to beg for food.  563 more words


Five Common Sights in and around Buddhist Temples

In my previous article, I talked about books that take you to real places. I’m following the travel theme, because October is the time when we start our wish list of places we’d like to go. 797 more words

Secrets Of The Great Fire Tree

A puja with the Dalai Lama

An incredible man who exemplifies his message of compassion, the Dalai Lama is an inspiration. Seeing the Dalai Lama in person was an experience we will never forget. 1,094 more words


Mystical Forest Temple

One day in mid-summer I was out on an excursion with a group of friends. We were heading out of the city and into the mountains, trying to find a riverside location which we had been to a few weeks past. 623 more words


Indonesian Woman's Jailing Over Mosque Noise Sparks Backlash

Indonesia’s jailing of a woman for complaining about the volume of a mosque loudspeaker has sparked a wave of criticism, with a petition calling for her release gaining more than 100,000 supporters. 363 more words

Crime Against Humanity


As you all know I arrived to Chiang Mai on Tuesday 22/05 almost 3 months ago.

On Friday of the same week Dante got here and I went to the airport to pick him up before leaving him at his doghostel. 758 more words



Last Sunday after an awesome brunch I went to visit the temple called Wat Pha Lat.

The temple is on the same road that takes you to the temple of Doi Suthep. 497 more words